There are several types of Yemeni folk dances but there are only about 20 female folk dancers
nationwide, according to Suad Haider, former advisor for the Arts and Traditional Dancing Section of the Ministry of Culture.
Now some of you might sniff a white lie here because everyone knows that Welsh Folk dancers
have bionic knees and could clog until the cows come home and then some, but as the recent Pope Benedict XVI told me on the Number 17 bus into town last Thursday: "Everyone needs a bit of a change from time to time.
from Turkey's Dokuz Eylul University performed as part of the "Turkish Culture Night".
Some of the acts vying for the title and prizes at tomorrow afternoon's event include singers, steel drummers, bands and Polish folk dancers
Indian folk dancers
from Kutch region of Gujarat state also took part with their horses and camels.
The Eugene Folk Dancers
60th anniversary party will begin at 7:30 p.
A diverse lineup of musicians and dancers, from flutists to Chinese folk dancers
, will perform on stage, while crafters and artists will display their work on the green.
They were entertained with Indian folk dancers
and singers Hilary Leicester and Michael Davis.
Last year there were 41,000 persons in Estonia who were practicing singing, of whom 39,000 were engaged in choir singing, followed by 18,000 folk dancers
Newcastle City Council arranged its own St George's Day event under the banner of Newcastle City For Peace, which variously included a blessing from the Bishop of Newcastle, an excellent presentation on the mythology of St George by historian Gail-Nina Anderson, the world champion Newcastle Kingsmen folk dancers
, Shakespearean readings from RSC actors, and English poetry recited by councillors and local primary school pupils.
As part of the cultural program of this event, the folk dancers
of the Cultural and Artistic Society "Makedonka" performed a number of Macedonian folk dances from all parts of Macedonia.
It features Dhol drummers, Gujarati child folk dancers
and a poetry recital.
Lamcy Plaza brings in the spirit of folklore during DSS 2008 with Planet Folk Dancers
The mass band will join a number of others from across the globe, with folk dancers
, pipers, gymnasts, a dog display team and a field gun competition.
Ukraine Fest: featuring Ukrainian food, live entertainment and Chervona Kalyna Folk Dancers